SAN FRANCISCO, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP (BAL) announced today that attorney Jane Carroll will be joining the firm's San Francisco office in the position of Senior Counsel. A corporate immigration attorney with almost 30 years of experience, Carroll will manage major accounts and assist in the administration of the firm's global efforts.
"I am thrilled to join a growing global practice at a firm like BAL, which puts an emphasis on service, integrity and ethics," Carroll said. "I look forward to managing our clients' immigration needs in every corner of the world."
Carroll joins BAL following 14 years as Associate General Counsel – Immigration and Global Mobility for a prominent information technology company with operations throughout the world. She is renowned as a global immigration leader and a manager of global immigration practices, and has played an integral role in the development of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)'s Global Migration Section, for which she is the incoming co-chair. Carroll currently serves on AILA's National State Department Liaison Committee and has served on the boards of multiple preeminent, immigration-focused nonprofit associations. She is a noted international speaker on global immigration topics.
"BAL is fortunate to have garnered the considerable talents of Jane Carroll," said Founding Partner David Berry. "She will play an important role in our global expansion, and promote systems management and high-touch attention as we continue to grow around the world."
SOURCE Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP